Design to Production with Rebecca Craig from Sanderson
Designing a home furnishing collection requires both creative talent, agility and a deep technical knowledge across multiple print production processes. In this episode of the FESPA podcast we chat with Rebecca Craig the lead designer for Sanderson and William Morris at Style library to discuss the creative journey from design through to printed production and beyond.
Style library are part of the Walker Greenbank group of companies who own and manufacture the groups printed textiles at Standfast and Barracks, based in Lancaster. Their latest collection has sustainability at its heart and has utilised digital print process wherever possible to deliver a certified sustainable textile collection for The National Trust.
The Next Challenge for Digital Textile Printing – A review of FESPA keynote at TPS 2022
Debbie McKeegan shares key trends and market shifts that were featured in her presentation at the Digital Textile Printing and Sustainability 2022 conference held in Dusseldorf. Debbie details the importance for the print industry to incorporate sustainability into their business.
The ECO STORIES Textile challenge to feature at GREEN GRADS London
The GREEN GRADS Textile Challenge is proud to present ECO STORIES told in pattern on cloth by breakthrough UK talent. Sponsored by Epson, FESPA, Prinfab and Imageco ltd new graduates from art schools across the country were invited by GREEN GRADS to submit a portfolio with patterns that reflect their environmental concerns and/or love of the natural world, taking into account eco-friendly textiles, dyes, and methods of production.
Analysing the opportunities for growth in 3D print
Are there opportunities for traditional printing companies in the 3D print market, and if so, how should they go about taking on such work? Rob Fletcher speaks with some of the leading names in this sector to find out.